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Flashback Friday: Cream on Cream

From Feb 2009:

There's a tangle of tiny streets, walkthroughs and shops across from our apartment, and just about every building, window and accoutrement is the most wonderful shade of creamy white.

I want to set up a cream sofa bed and live on the street.

Nothing's changed a year later. I keep gravitating toward creams and natural tones. I'm a color monogamist. You?


Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by BJ Lantz

Green. Always green.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Julia

That makes me smile, a color monogamist. I'm hugely devoted to minimal foundations and punches of bright reds, blues and greens. I love these pictures!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by vanessa

Hi Nichole,

I discovered your blog a couple of weeks ago and instantly fell in love. Love the creamy Friday flashbak. I wrote up a post on my own blog recently and included several of your pics, crediting you of course. I hope that's okay. Thank you for the inspirations!



Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Melissa Blake

Oh, those are beautiful photos!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by mdashing

Oh, I love a series. These were gorgeous. And they make me crave vanilla macarones, which makes it even better.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Mlle Paradis

Dear Little Brown Pen, Every time I visit your blog, I covet your header and ask, "why her and not me?"

As to your question, I could not live surrounded forever by cream but I did like your color essay. It IS gorgeous.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Anna

Love, love a mix of creams and whites.

Beautiful series of pictures.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Design Babylon

i love the textural quality of all your photos — inspires me to want to grab my camera, walk out the front door and snap away! If only Paris was on the other side of the door….

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Alicia

Love these! They're very soothing together.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Phoenix

Oh, the light shining down in your third photo…gorgeous!

I love cream…but I like to mix it up with a little royal blue sometimes for just a splash of color :)

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